The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 23 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 39 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.52% 2.38% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.54% 10.00% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 5
Median daily rate £354 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% -18.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-50.37% +2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
173 150 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.93% 23.85% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 107 72
Median daily rate £370 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (71.95%) WCF
3 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (67.07%) C#
5 52 (63.41%) Visual Studio
6 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
7 50 (60.98%) JavaScript
8 40 (48.78%) Entity Framework
9 38 (46.34%) MVC
10 37 (45.12%) HTML
11 33 (40.24%) SQL
12 30 (36.59%) CSS
13 29 (35.37%) Web Services
13 29 (35.37%) Scrum
14 27 (32.93%) CRM
14 27 (32.93%) Visual Studio Team System
14 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (32.93%) Dynamics CRM
15 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
16 24 (29.27%) OOD
16 24 (29.27%) Subversion
17 23 (28.05%) Moq
17 23 (28.05%) NUnit
17 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
18 22 (26.83%) SOLID
19 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
20 15 (18.29%) XML
20 15 (18.29%) OO
21 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
21 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.22%) MySQL
6 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (63.41%) Visual Studio
2 27 (32.93%) Visual Studio Team System
3 24 (29.27%) Subversion
4 23 (28.05%) Moq
4 23 (28.05%) NUnit
5 9 (10.98%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.44%) JIRA
7 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.22%) NuGet
General
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (1.22%) Electronics
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (96.34%) Developer
2 49 (59.76%) .NET Developer
3 27 (32.93%) CRM Developer
4 26 (31.71%) C# Developer
5 24 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (29.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Developer
6 15 (18.29%) SQL Developer
7 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
8 10 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (10.98%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Developer
10 6 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (71.95%) WCF
3 40 (48.78%) Entity Framework
4 37 (45.12%) HTML
5 30 (36.59%) CSS
6 29 (35.37%) Web Services
7 27 (32.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
9 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (18.29%) XML
11 12 (14.63%) jQuery
12 9 (10.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
15 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 2 (2.44%) LINQ
16 2 (2.44%) WPF
17 1 (1.22%) Dojo
17 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
17 1 (1.22%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.44%) iPad
3 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.34%) MVC
3 29 (35.37%) Scrum
4 27 (32.93%) CRM
5 24 (29.27%) OOD
6 22 (26.83%) SOLID
7 15 (18.29%) OO
8 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.54%) Service Management
10 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.10%) Front End Development
12 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
12 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
13 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.66%) TDD
13 3 (3.66%) UML
13 3 (3.66%) V-Model
13 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.66%) Web Development
14 2 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) C#
2 50 (60.98%) JavaScript
3 33 (40.24%) SQL
4 2 (2.44%) Java
4 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.22%) C++
5 1 (1.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared
1 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) SAP
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Octopus Computer Associates
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